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The Great Palace of Constantinople: Eternal symbol of the state

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Much has been written about the symbolism of power of the imperial residence on the Palatine in Rome, in provincial capitals such as Salonica during the Tetrarchy, and in Constantine's new capital on the Bosporus. Like the palaces of Constantine's semi-divine pagan predecessors, the palace of Constantinople, residence of the Christian God's representative on earth, was also sacred, as attested in the official appellation, τὸ ἱερὸν παλάτιον and in literary descriptions of the main gate of th...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Humanities Division
Department:
Classics
Oxford college:
Corpus Christi College
Role:
Author
Journal:
Palace Unveiled: The Royal Palace in Palermo and other centres of power in the medieval Mediterranean
Host title:
The Palace Unveiled: The Royal Palace in Palermo and other centres of power in the medieval Mediterranean
Publication date:
2018-01-01
Acceptance date:
2018-07-15
Source identifiers:
915991
Pubs id:
pubs:915991
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uuid:447c7aa9-f3d7-4e11-8042-be609e17f97f
Local pid:
pubs:915991
Deposit date:
2018-09-09

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